India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday March 26, 2015
A suspect has been arrested in the rape of a 72-year-old nun at a convent school in West Bengal two weeks ago.
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Julio Ribeiro, former Mumbai Police Commissioner, said on Monday that he feels like he is on a hit list following the spate of attacks on churches and Christians across the country in the last few months.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 7, 2015
A village farmer from Ganeshpuri has been arrested on alleged charges of repeatedly raping a 30-year-old married woman in Thane, police said today.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday December 19, 2014
Vijay Chougule, the district chief of the Shiv Sena in Navi Mumbai, has been accused of rape by a 26-year-old woman. A case has been registered under section 376, 506 and other sections of the Indian Penal Code at the CBD Belapur police station.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday December 11, 2014
Uber, the popular app-based cab sharing service, finally stopped booking in Delhi on Tuesday as heat mounted on the company following the rape of a woman passenger allegedly by one of its drivers. The crackdown on other web-based cab operators spille...
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Uber General Manager Sailesh Sawlani was today attacked by a member of the Swabhimani Sanghtana outside the Maharashtra Transport Commissioner's office in Mumbai. Mr Sawlani was not harmed as the traffic police personnel intervened in time.
Mumbai News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday December 10, 2014
A 15-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped in Palghar district on the outskirts of Mumbai on Tuesday evening.
India News | Ketki Angre | Tuesday December 9, 2014
The government's decision to ban Web-based taxi services has come as a shock to Parvez Ahmad, a cab driver in Delhi and the only earning member in a family of eight. After this decision, Parvez suddenly finds himself unemployed.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Days after a young woman was raped allegedly by an Uber cab driver in New Delhi, the Mumbai Police has decided to conduct a mammoth exercise all through December in which all 44,500 taxi drivers in the city will undergo background checks.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday October 30, 2014
The local tailor who was arrested for the ruthless rape and murder of a 12-year-old in Baiganwadi, Govandi, has shown no signs of remorse for his crime, Shivaji Nagar police revealed. In fact, in an act of perversion, the accused was in the first row...
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Right to life, dignity, or justice means little when one lives on the pavement. And this was brought home yet again to this family in suburban Borivali, who lost their little daughter to a sexual predator two days ago.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday September 2, 2014
The question has come to the fore after two cases of sexual assault on minor girls, both pavement dwellers, were reported from the neighbouring suburbs of Kandivali and Borivali.
Mumbai News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta | Monday September 1, 2014
A five-year-old girl was raped and murdered in Borivali in north-west Mumbai in the early hours of Sunday.
Mumbai News | Reported by Imtiaz Jaleel; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday August 2, 2014
The Shiv Sena today, in an editorial, came out in support of a senior police officer in Mumbai, accused of rape by a 26-year-old model, alleging that it had become "a fashion to create sensation by charging someone for rape and molestation".
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Deputy Inspector General of Police Sunil Paraskar was questioned by Mumbai Police's Crime Branch for four hours today in connection with the rape and molestation complaint filed against him by a 26-year-old model.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
Senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, who has been accused of rape by a city-based model, on Thursday filed an anticipatory bail application before the sessions court in Mumbai which granted him interim protection till July 31.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 25, 2014
A 34-year-old woman was allegedly raped in a moving sport utility vehicle (SUV) in central Mumbai, police said on Thursday.
Mumbai News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Two minors have been convicted for the gang-rapes of a photojournalist and telephone operator in the abandoned Shakti Mills compound in Mumbai last year.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 18, 2014
A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her stepfather on a number of occasions at their residence in suburban Malad, police said on Wednesday.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 10, 2014
A sessions court in Mumbai on Monday granted bail to Bollywood actor Inder Kumar Saraf who was arrested for allegedly raping and assaulting a 23-year-old model after luring her with a promise of getting roles in films.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
A teenager was allegedly raped by an auto rickshaw driver in suburban Chembur on the pretext of providing her a job, police said on Friday.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday June 2, 2014
Lured by the promise of a job, a 29-year-old woman was gang-raped at gunpoint in a car by two men at Bhayander last afternoon.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
A software engineer was nabbed by the police in suburban Malad today as he was allegedly about to ambush and gun down his former girlfriend, who had accused him of rape.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 13, 2014
A self-styled godman has been arrested for allegedly raping a television actress and duping her of Rs 25.70 lakh under the pretext of exorcising her and her property in suburban Kandivali, police said today.